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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Admission with Access to The Met Breuer and The Met Cloisters
From US$25.00*
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Admission with Access to The Met Breuer and The Met Cloisters
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At New York City's most visited museum and attraction, you will experience over 5,000 years of art from around the world. The Met is for anyone as a source of inspiration, insight and understanding. You can learn, escape, play, dream, discover...more
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1000 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0198
Central Park
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This is a magnificent museum, huge galleries, so much to see. You do need to edit your visit, or take a tour and let the guide edit it for you. My issue is that it's difficult to navigate and there are very minimal signs to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NyLynne
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the most impressive museum at the world!It has so many thinks to see,you need absolutely four five hours walk around!U could sit to drink a coffee at the expensive cafeteria (5,5 dollars cappuccino) and to continue your walk.Greek Roman Cyprus paintings China a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank christosorl
Reviewed yesterday

You'll never see it all so decide what you want to see and focus. Or, take a free tour of highlights as selected by the guide.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1Rahhalatun
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have been to quite a lot of museums and this one is top shelf! It has so much to see and photograph and draw, but it is also full of energy- the hustle and bustle of tourists, the exuberance of students and the excitement...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FoodieGenieA1
Reviewed yesterday

I have been to a lot of museums but this has been the best so far. I love impressionistic paintings and I was beside myself with their collection. I thought it was strange that they give you three days to go through the whole museum...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Annette J
Reviewed 2 days ago

Incredible museum, definitely want to spend some time here, there is so much to see. Definitely ask met workers in the area you are in for directions to your next area you would like to see because you will get turned around the place is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 830carminel
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must see! It is truly incredible- there is something here for everyone. I visited the amazing Delacroix exhibition and then wandered around and discovered an amazing and empty room filled with ancient musical instruments which were beautiful. I wish there was a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lottie501
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's cold out there so go inside and you'd be easily spend a whole day! :):) General admission is $25 for adults; $17 for seniors; $12 for students; and free for Members, Patrons, and children under 12. General admission tickets include exhibitions and are valid...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Annabelle_8314
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Met is a staple in the city, and for good reason. Amazing curation of art. It's well maintained. They offer complimentary coat check. If you're visiting in the summer be sure to check out the roof garden and grab a cocktail--you'll get a tasty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LoOnTheGo-DotCom
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have spent many wonderful hours over the years in this outstanding museum. Not only content, but presentation is excellent. Services, location and access are easily available. Something for everyone. Highly recommended as an all day experience.

Date of experience: March 2018
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December 11, 2018|
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Response from ChantillyLace28 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is. So much culture and history at the Metropolitan for all ages!
November 26, 2018|
Response from Jostravels2014 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don’t see how this ties in with the metropolitan in New York?
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Response from roadtripmama | Reviewed this property |
Hi Emily, Just got back from 4 days in NYC so I understand your position. Frankly my only regret was not having enough time to do this place justice! It will knock your socks off, truly. I felt obligated to go because... More